Types of events for venue hire

Ideally situated just a few minutes from Leeds city centre, the museum is available to hire for your next event. With onsite catering and hospitality facilities and easily accessed by public transport and by car, we will make sure your event runs smoothly from start to finish. Whether you are looking to hold a conference, a birthday party, or celebrate a special occasion, we can help. You can even hire the galleries to conduct a paranormal investigation.

Have a look at our venue hire options below.

  • Conferences

    Our adaptable and flexible suite of conference rooms is ideally suited for every type of business event, from small meetings and interviews to a major conference or presentation.

    There are five rooms in total, with IT and audio-visual equipment available for use throughout. Choose whether to hire the whole suite, a single room, or a selection that will best suit your needs.

    “Thanks to @Thackray_Events for yesterday. Great museum and venue. Thank you Sue and Natasha… gold standard service.” Central Conference, 2017

  • Functions and Celebrations

    Whether you are looking to host a glitzy champagne reception, a three-course silver service banquet or a Christmas or birthday party, the museum will provide an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

    “The party was excellent, one of the best I have been to!” Clare

  • Ghost Nights

    Sssshhhhh… what’s that noise?

    Reputedly one of the most haunted buildings in Leeds, the museum is a popular venue for ghost hunts and paranormal investigations. We are now taking bookings for when the museum galleries reopen. Contact us to find out more about organising or taking part in a Ghost Night.